|Posted by Landon Ewaniuk on October 15, 2011 at 4:05 PM|
14 NHL games will be featured tonight, all but two pro franchises will be playing. Needless to say, it's a huge night for fantasy hockey owners!
Here are my game predictions:
Winnipeg in Phoenix
Player to watch: Shane Doan - Former original Winnipeg Jet.
Ottawa in Washington
Player to watch: Nicklas Backstrom - 16 points in 16 games versus Ottawa.
Calgary in Toronto
Player to watch: Dion Phaneuf - former Calgary flame.
Buffalo in Pittsburgh
Player to watch: Ville Leino - 5 points in 8 games career against Pittsburgh.
Los Angeles in Philadelphia
Player to watch: Ilya Bryzgalov - 14-6 career against Los Angeles.
NY Rangers in Long Island
Player to watch: Brandon Dubinsky - 22 points in 27 career games against the Islanders.
Colorado in Montreal
Player to watch: Milan Hejduk - 10 points in 12 career games against Montréal.
Tampa Bay in Florida
Player to watch: Vincent Lecavalier - 56 career points versus the Florida Panthers.
Columbus in Dallas
Player to watch: Rick Nash - 23 points in 29 games versus Dallas.
New Jersey in Nashville
Player to watch: Zach Parise - five points in five games against Nashville.
Detroit in Minnesota
Player to watch: Henrik Zetterberg - 26 points in 29 contests versus Minnesota.
Boston in Chicago
Player to watch: Patrick Kane - 5 points in 6 games, career against the Bruins.
Vancouver in Edmonton
Player to watch: Henrik Sedin - 58 points in 63 contests facing Edmonton.
St. Louis in San Jose
Player to watch: Ryane Clowe - 13 points in 15 career contests against St. Louis.
* My predictions are in bold